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The entrepreneur creating traditional, handmade leather products in Preston

Dani outside her workshop on Preston's Box Market Pic: Lisa Brown When the pandemic hit, Dani Moore was unable to continue working in the live events and theatre industry so she turned to her side hustle. Together with her husband, Dave […]

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Ribbleton and Penwortham stores at risk as McColl’s set to collapse

McColl's in Ribbleton Avenue McColl’s, which has stores in Ribbleton and Penwortham, is set to go into administration. However the BBC reports that the co-owners of Asda – the Issa brothers – could agree […]

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Preston home care company says it’s Time for a Cuppa to raise funds for Dementia UK

Coffee and cakes at the new Harris cafe Pic:HarrisMuseum A Preston home care company is organising an event to raise funds for charity. Home Instead Preston will be taking part in Time for a Cuppa in aid of Dementia […]

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Chef Paul Heathcote complains as bank holiday parking fines issued in Winckley Square

Winckley Square Pic: Geoffrey Whittaker Chef Paul Heathcote has taken to Twitter to complain about parking fines being issued on Easter Monday in Winckley Square. Many people attending Preston’s popular egg rolling event in Avenham […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Helping Your Community Grow initiative to give boost to Preston project

This spring, Dobbies garden centre will be helping a Preston community project with its Helping Your Community Grow initiative. In recent months, community projects were invited to nominate themselves for […]

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Preston small business Happy Boxx is cheering up loved ones

Happy Boxx - gift shop Preston’s thriving local business HappyBoxx has quickly become a popular gift shop nationwide with its large social media presence. The business has created a viable service where customers can choose […]

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Review: The Preston city centre restaurant making foodie magic

263 salt aged lamb loin, Wye Valley asparagus, black garlic, basil emulsion, and anchovy relish As Preston city centre restaurant 263 has recently made it into the Michelin Guide, I decided that I would kill two old birds with one stone by taking my 76-year-old […]

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Preston based equity release company opens new Fulwood offices

Standard Life Home Finance opened their new office in Fulwood with a special guest. The company were delighted to welcome David Burrowes (Chairman of the Equity Release Council) as they […]

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